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Zarate, Oscar 1942-

Works: 163 works in 683 publications in 16 languages and 9,851 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Tragedies (Drama)  Comic books, strips, etc  History  Caricatures and cartoons  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Popular works  Graphic novels  Comics (Graphic works)  Concordances 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Creator, Editor, Artist, Other
Classifications: PR2829.A2, 822.33
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Oscar Zarate
Freud for beginners by Richard Appignanesi( Book )

53 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freud revolutionised the way we think about ourselves. This book demystifies the facts of Freud's discovery of psychoanalysis and explores the story of his life and work
Introducing quantum theory by J. P McEvoy( Book )

31 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quantum theory confronts us with bizarre paradoxes which contradict the logic of classical physics. At the subatomic level, one particle seems to know what the others are doing, and according to Heisenberg's "uncertainty principle", there is a limit on how accurately nature can be observed. And yet the theory is amazingly accurate and widely applied, explaining all of chemistry and most of physics. "Introducing Quantum Theory" takes us on a step-by-step tour with the key figures, including Planck, Einstein, Bohr, Heisenberg and Schrodinger. Each contributed at least one crucial concept to the theory. The puzzle of the wave-particle duality is here, along with descriptions of the two questions raised against Bohr's "Copenhagen Interpretation"--The famous "dead and alive cat" and the EPR paradox. Both remain unresolved
Lenin for beginners by Richard Appignanesi( Book )

14 editions published between 1977 and 1982 in English and Dutch and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beeldverhaal over het leven van de Russische staatsman (1870-1924)
Introducing Machiavelli by Patrick Curry( Book )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the continuing debate about sixteenth century politician Niccolo Machiavelli and his controversial book, "The Prince," in an attempt to discern whether he was an evil genius or a brilliant political theorist
Introducing mind & brain by Angus Gellatly( Book )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text traces the historical development of ideas about the brain and its function from antiquity to the age of neuro-imaging
Introducing evolutionary psychology by Dylan Evans( Book )

21 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introducing Evolutionary Psychology is an introduction to this new field, and offers a fascinating view of the history of the mind, taking you through all of the key figures in the subject's history
Introducing Freud by Richard Appignanesi( Book )

27 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Previously published under the title: Freud for beginners
Introducing psychoanalysis by Ivan Ward( Book )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do psychoanalysts conceptualize the mind? Why was Sigmund Freud so interested in sex? How does analysis work? Introducing Psychoanalysis offers insights into the nature of psychoanalytic theory and original ways of describing therapeutic practice. In demystifying and explaining psychoanalysis, it is of interest to students, teachers, and the general public
Introducing existentialism by Richard Appignanesi( Book )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents basic concepts in the philosophy of existentialism. Examines the philosophers who influenced existentialism and those identified as existentialists. Relates existentialism to other forms of philosophy and cultural movements of its time
Introducing Melanie Klein by R. D Hinshelwood( Book )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Melanie Klein was a pioneer in child psychoanalysis, who developed several groundbreaking concepts in the study of infant and early child development." "Although a Freudian, Klein's highly controversial opinions often brought her into conflict with the psychoanalytic movement, and with Anna Freud in particular. However, her work on depression and paranoid schizophrenia, which caused much upset at the time, is now in common use with psychoanalysts and academics in other fields of the human sciences."--Jacket
Introducing Kierkegaard by David Robinson( Book )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview, in comic book form, of the life and thought of the influential Danish philosopher and theologian
Introducing Marxism by Rupert Woodfin( Book )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introducing Marxism provides a fundamental account of Karl Marx's original philosophy, its roots in 19th century European ideology, and his radical economic and social criticism of capitalism that inspired vast 20th century revolutions. Rupert Woodfin and Oscar Zarate's brilliant graphic guide explores the life, history, philosophy and politics of this most divisive of thinkers, and argues that Marxism remains a powerful set of ideas even today
A small killing by Alan Moore( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the classic Alan Moore works is finally back in print with totally re-mastered artwork and lettering. Adman Timothy Hole has everything going for him and has now been handed the biggest assignment of his life, marketing a major cola in Russia. But his smooth life begins to unravel as he is stalked by a demonic child that makes him question not just who he is, but how he really affects those around him. It is about the little murders that we all have to make each day just to get by. The little assassinations of tiny things. Really, how much damage can be done by a small killing? As an added bonus, this graphic novel includes new commentary articles by both Alan Moore and the artist, Oscar Zarate
Introducing Rousseau by Dave Robinson( Book )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a brief introduction to the life and work of musician, poet, botanist, and philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Introducing Lenin and the Russian Revolution by Richard Appignanesi( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lenin's career is depicted in this book, from his provincial origins to his role as architect of the October Revolution. His ideas, his genius for underground organization and strategies for agitation are explained. This book aims to make the history of th
Introducing the Freud wars by Stephen Wilson( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If Roger Scruton could label Freud a perverted paedophile whilst other equally erudite academics can't praise him enough it would appear that the man has fooled many and not just the gullible. Stephen Wilson attempts to deconstruct some of the more demonized myths and cut to the heart of a red-hot debate
Machiavelli for beginners by Patrick Curry( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""Machiavellian" is a popular byword for treachery and opportunism. Machiavelli's classic book on statecraft, The Prince, published over 400 years ago, remains controversial to this day because of its electrifying frankness as a practical guide to power. Is it a how-to manual for dictators, a cynical philosophy of "the end justifies the means", or a more complex and subtle analysis of successful government?" "Machiavelli was a loyal servant of the Florentine Republic. His opposition to Medici despotism resulted in his torture on the rack and exile. Yet he chose as his model for the Prince the most notorious tyrant, Cesare Borgia. Introducing Machiavelli traces the colorful life of this paradoxical realist whose clear-sighted patriotism made him the first truly modern political scientist. Machiavelli is seen as central to the postmodern debate on Civil Society."--Jacket
La théorie quantique by J. P McEvoy( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""Dans un petit appartement, au Kramergasse 49, Berne""""L�explication d�Einstein au sujet de l�effet photoélectrique""; ""Millikan : physicien classique à la tête dure""; ""Les spectres à raies intenses""; ""Spectres d�émission""; ""Les spectres d�absorption (raies sombres)""; ""Les raies de Fraunhofer""; ""La découverte de l�hélium""; ""L�hydrog�ne � un cas pour tester la structure de l�atome""; ""Balmer : maître d�école suisse""; ""Les fréquences d�hydrog�ne à partir de la formule de Balmer""; ""La découverte de l�électron""
The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Othello, a Moorish general in the service of Venice, has married Desdemona, beautiful daughter of a Venetian Senator. But Iago, Othello's malignant ensign, is determined to destroy their happiness
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Freud for beginners
Alternative Names
Oscar Zárate Argentijns illustrator

Oscar Zarate Argentine comics artist

Oscar Zárate dessinateur, collaborateur du magazine britannique "Crisis"

Oscar Zarate dibuixant de còmics argentí

Oscar Zarate historietista arxentino


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Zárate, Oscar

Zárate, Oscar 1942-

Зарате, О., 1942-

أوسكار زاريت، 1942-

자네트, 오스카 1942-

자레이트, 오스카 1942-

저레이트, 오스카 1942-

サラーティ, オスカー

ザラート, オスカー

Introducing quantum theoryIntroducing MachiavelliIntroducing mind & brainIntroducing evolutionary psychologyIntroducing FreudIntroducing psychoanalysisIntroducing existentialismIntroducing Melanie Klein